49ers sign nine undrafted free agents

The 49ers announced the signings of nine undrafted free agents following the weekend's NFL Draft.

SANTA CLARA, Calif. - After adding 10 players in the NFL Draft over the weekend, the San Francisco 49ers added nine more undrafted free agents, including five receivers, the team announced Tuesday.

Headlining the group is former South Carolina quarterback Dylan Thompson, who becomes just the third QB on the team's 90-man roster heading into the offseason program. San Francisco will hold its rookie minicamp later this month. The team currently has 89 roster spots filled.

Here's a quick look at all nine undrafted free agents:

Dylan Thompson (6-3, 218), QB, South Carolina

Under head coach Steve Spurrier, Thompson led the SEC in passing yards (3,564) and set a new school record in 2014. Last season was his first as full-time starter for the Gamecocks, but did appear in 25 games over the previous three seasons, including three starts. Last year, Thompson completed 59.9 percent of his throws with 26 touchdowns and 11 interceptions. Thompson received the Freddie Solomon Community Spirit Award for 2014.

Dres Anderson (6-2, 190), WR, Utah

Anderson played four years for the Utes, averaging 15.5 yards per catch by racking up 134 receptions for 2,077 yards and 17 touchdowns. As a junior in 2013, Anderson notched 1,002 yards on 53 catches with seven touchdowns, while adding another on the ground. Anderson received honorable mention Academic All-Pac 12 honors in each of his four years at Utah.

Issac Blakeney (6-6, 225), WR, Duke

Blakeney made 18 starts in 40 career games, notching 98 receptions, 1,093 yards and 12 touchdowns for the Blue Devils. He originally joined Duke as a tight end before converting to receiver later in his career. Blakeney was also a member of the school's track team in 2014. He ended his college career making at least one catch in 19 straight games.

DiAndre Campbell (6-2, 206), WR, Washington

In four years with the Huskies, Campbell made 45 catches for 440 yards and three touchdowns. The Oakland native was a two-time honorable mention Academic All-Pac 12 nominee. His best season came in 2014 as a senior, when he notched 24 receptions for 231 yards (9.6 average) with one touchdown.

Darius Davis (5-11, 212), WR, Henderson State

Registered over 1,000 receiving yards in 2013 and 2014 where he finished his career as the Henderson State and Great American Conference record holder for career reception yards (3,686) and touchdowns (47). Davis last season eclipsed 100 receiving yards in six of his team's 11 games. As a junior in 2013, Davis set a new school and conference record with 1,597 receiving yards and was a first-team All-American.

Patrick Miller (6-7, 289), OT, Auburn

Played in eight games making six starts for Auburn as a junior in 2014 at right tackle, where he also started the first five games of 2013 and nine games as a true freshman. He sustained an ankle injury against Louisiana Tech and was forced to leave the game. Miller was the 24th-ranked offensive tackle when he joined Auburn out of Dwyer High School in Palm Beach, Florida.

Marcus Rush (6-3, 251), DL, Michigan State

Rush started a school record 53 games at defensive end, notching 163 tackles, 37.5 for loss and 18.5 sacks on one of the nation's best defenses. Rush also blocked two kicks on special teams. Rush lettered in all four seasons for the Spartans, including as a freshmen, when he was named conference freshmen defensive MVP by ESPN with four sacks and 12 tackles for loss.

DeAndrew White (6-0, 192), WR, Alabama

In four years with the Tide, White finished with 94 catches and 1,294 receiving yards and 12 touchdowns. As a junior in 2013, averaged a career high 16.7 yards per catch. In high school, White was a Texas Class 5A 200-meter dash champion in 2008.

Jermaine Whitehead (5-11, 193), S, Auburn

White made 218 tackles in 48 games (33 starts) with 21 passes broken up, nine interceptions, and a sack during his career with the Tigers. Last year he made a career-best six interceptions in nine games. Whitehead started all 14 games as a junior, including the 2013 BCS title game against Florida State after winning the SEC Championship.

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